No Time to Get Distracted

Whether Elizabeth Terrell-Tracey ends of trustee is not the point. The real work is in addressing how people voted for her in the first place.

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When Xenophobia Wins an Election

Partisanship is not okay, but we are called to name injustice where we see it.

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Ontario United Church Ministers write an Open Letter to Doug Ford

A letter signed by over 400 United Church of Canada ministry leaders addressed to the recently elected Premier of Ontario. Our Community Minister, Bri-anne Swan, is one of the signatories.

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Advent is here and the frost is all over…

Whatever you celebrate and whomever you’re with, Living Presence Ministry wishes you a heartfelt Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!

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Grow somewhere we’re needed

Years from now, if anybody asks, I am certain I’ll be able to tell them exactly where I was and what I was doing when I found out Gord Downie had died.

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A Response to “The Nashville Statement”

On August 29th, The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood released "The Nashville Statement" - a manifesto written by a coalition of conservative evangelical leaders. Living Presence Ministry does not agree with their statements.

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Life in Boxes

Seeking to simultaneously hold the excitement of a new journey is compatible with feeling sadness and grief over what was left behind.

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A Reflection on Canada 150 – Part 1: Don’t Drink the Water

How is it that we can live in an area — in a country — where one group of people is so highly prioritized over another?

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WITH YOU I WILL GO: THE GREAT COMMISSION

East Gwillimbury Helping

A commission has the same directive as a commandment, but also provides the person being commissioned with the tools and resources they need to succeed.

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AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT

East Gwillimbury - John Cleese

Reflecting on The Road to Emmaus: Jesus chose to be with and among his people when they extended the offer of hospitality to a stranger.

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